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The Duran - 2018-05-21 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Nicholas Maduro has won reelection in an election process that the US and its allies refuse to acknowledge as legitimate, together with the Venezuelan opposition candidate, Henri Falcon. Maduro won with over 68% of the popular vote, while Falcon received considerably less.

Falcon,...

The Duran - 2018-05-21 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

They need to decide whether they seek a world of nations that each is sovereign over its own territory but over no other (and this would not be a world at war); or whether they seek instead a world in which they are part of the American empire, a world based on conquests — NATO, IMF,...

The Duran - 2018-05-20 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

US intelligence reports are confirming that Russia is nearing completion for the development of a maneuverable, hypersonic nuclear-capable glider warhead that no US system can defeat.

Anonymous sources speaking to CNBC, reported that Russia tested a nuclear-capable hypersonic glide...

The Duran - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Machiavelli once said “a man will sooner forget the death of his father than the loss of his patron”. Trump is doing exactly that to the whole world, one country at a time, while citing his ‘America first’ philosophy. He’s not waging hot wars on them, he’s hitting them right where it...

The Duran - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

In cooperation with the European move to preserve the JCPOA Iran nuclear deal, companies in the Netherlands are committing to preserving their participation in the Iranian market, and expanding them in the long term. Apparently, we have a situation here where America’s threats are dogs...

The Duran - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Upon learning of Sergei Skripal’s discharge from the hospital, Putin was happy to hear of his recovery. Although, he reiterated that he was doubtful that their malady was caused by poisoning of a military grade nerve agent. About a month ago, Yulia Skripal had recovered and was released...

The Duran - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

‘Moderate’ extremists in Syria had better watch out! Syria has some upgraded military hardware for quality ‘moderate’ neutralization with the Kornet-D anti tank missile systems at their disposal.

Al-Masdar News reports:

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:00 P.M.) – Russia has...

The Duran - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

A drafted agreement that establishes a free trade zone between EAEU countries and Iran, which was signed by Russia last week, is moving forward, with a provisional accord being agreed upon at the Astana economic forum. The agreement establishes a zone of reduced or duties free trade zone...

The Duran - 2018-05-19 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

It’s no secret that Germany has many deep ties with America that seem to be completely unbreachable. But in the face of Trump’s ‘America first’ policy, those ties are feeling some strain. America first, by definition, means that America’s interests, across all sectors, get the top...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

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While not identifying Trump by name, European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini left no doubt about what she thinks of the current hand on the tiller of the American ship of state in the aftermath of US withdrawal from the...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

News of the recent attendance of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Moscow’s 9th May Victory Day Parade provoked a predictable range of reactions ranging from anger, dismay, denial and – on the part of some of the US’s and Israel’s friends – even a certain amount of gloating....

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Alex Christoforou with Alexander Mercouris discuss a recent Guardian post that claims 100 police have received psychological help after Salisbury attack.

Fake news, trying to create false connections between police psychological issues and a rather dubious UK poisoning false flag....

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Alex Christoforou with Peter Lavelle discuss Russian President Vladimir Putin’s long game diplomacy strategy.

Paul Craig Roberts notes…

I have explained Russian President Vladimir Putin’s Christian practice of turning the other cheek to Western provocations as a...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The former Russian spy, Sergei Skripal, who was allegedly poisoned by a Russian manufactured nerve agent in Salisbury, prompting harsh anti Russian sentiment and sanctions, diplomat expulsions, from the Western world, has been released from the hospital.

Sky News reports:

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The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

A statement released by the National Health Service of England read, “Sergei Skripal has been discharged from Salisbury District Hospital. Mr Skripal and his daughter, Yulia Skripal, were admitted to the hospital along with DS Nick Bailey after having been exposed to a nerve agent on 4...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

In addition to withdrawing from the 2015 UNSC Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran’s nuclear development program, brokered under the Obama administration, much to the dismay of each of the other signatories, the Trump admin is now looking to create an international ‘coalition’...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

After over a year of poor relations between Moscow and Germany spanning a multitude of issues ranging from Russia’s annexation of Crimea, differences in position relative to the ongoing war in Syria, alleged hacking of the German FM office, and the alleged poisoning of the Skripals,...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Just hours after Angela Merkel vowed to meet NATO’s defense spending minimum of 2% of national GDP, Trump slams Germany for its deficient spending on NATO’s defense budget.

In bolstering Trump’s negotiation skills, NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg, praised Trump’s applying...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Russian President Vladimir Putin, and Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad met, in Sochi, Thursday, to discuss the future of Syria.

Vladimir Putin congratulated Assad for major successes in the fight against terrorism, noting that their military success has opened up the possibility...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Remember how the US decided that China is being aggressive about its economic growth, even to the point of imposing a 25% tariff on Chinese made products, to which China responded with countermeasures?

Remember when Trump said that ‘trade wars are good and easy to win’?

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The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

This may just be a return to traditional American diplomacy a.k.a American exceptionalism; Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke of the importance of what he called “America’s essential rightness”.

That honestly has to be one of the most Orwellian things a Secretary of State has...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

EU Council President Donald Tusk said to the EU Commission head, Jean-Claude Juncker, “You said that the problem with Iran, in the past, and maybe today and tomorrow, is unpredictability. I think the real geopolitical problem is when you have not an unpredictable opponent, the problem is...

The Duran - 2018-05-18 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

First, John Bolton again opened his big mouth referring to ‘the Libya model’, where a nation that denuclearized experienced a US backed regime change that has left the nation a failed state ever since, right when Washington is supposedly attempting to broker a denuclearization deal with a...

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Gina Haspel, AKA ‘Bloody Gina’ has been confirmed in a Senate vote, receiving bipartisan backing, with votes from both Republicans and Democrats.

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Oleg Deripaska…the Russian oligarch that Robert Mueller has been chasing after for a decade.

In 2009, according to John Solomon of The Hill, when now special counsel investigator Robert Mueller ran the FBI, he asked Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska to bankroll an FBI-supervised...

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The recent, deadly violence in Gaza between Palestinian protestors and Israeli soldiers leaves over 60 dead and 2,300 people injured.

The ceremony for the US Embassy opening in Jerusalem added gasoline to an already explosive situation. Is a Palestinian/Israeli solution officially...

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Christopher Wylie, who testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee, declares that Russian fingerprints are all over the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

He said that he thinks that the Russians had access to the data that Cambridge Analytica illicitly collected on millions of...

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Following Trump’s withdrawal from the 2015 multilateral Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran’s nuclear enrichment program, and the resumption of extraterritorial sanctions coming up close behind, Europe is left with a sticky situation.

Either they can suit their own interests...

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

An alarming article has emerged in which Tom Rogan a Washington Examiner journalist advocated for terror, in the form of Ukrainian airstrikes, “air strikes” on the Crimean bridge Russia has completed across the Kerch Strait.

In the article, he begins rather calmly, plainly stating...

The Duran - 2018-05-17 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

European Council President called on European leaders to unite in response to Washington. Not only has Trump withdrawn America from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), existentially threatening the joint UNSC agreement, but reimposed economic sanctions against Iran, which, in...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Alex Christoforou with Peter Lavelle on North Korea’s sudden threat to cancel the nuclear summit with US President Trump, because Kim Jong-un believes “provocative military” joint U.S. – South Korea drills are a rehearsal for an invasion.

What is North Korea signaling to the world...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Alex Christoforou with Alexander Mercouris on US POTUS Donald Trump’s controversial decision to have the United States pull out of the Iran Nuclear deal.

What does it all mean, and what are the implications for the region and the world going forward.

The Duran delivers a...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan – the latter recently installed as Armenia’s leader following nationwide protests – had their first bilateral meeting in Sochi on Monday on the sidelines of the Eurasian Economic Union summit.

The summary...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

North Korea is not willing to play a game with America where America alone gets ‘the better end of the deal’, as Trump would put it.

Some sort of arrangement whereby North Korea has no assurance that America won’t eventually march in and overthrow the regime and give Kim the...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

When Trump initially voiced his decision to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, it underwent an overwhelming response of disapproval from the international community, which apparently didn’t phase the Americans, they couldn’t really care less, they just won’t get...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Representatives from Iran, Russia, and Turkey met at the Kazakh capital of Astana for peace talks relative to the Syrian conflict and have released a joint statement.

The three parties are also the guarantors of the ceasefire agreement in Syria, arguing that only a political, non...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Three separate journalists, not for Palestinian news outlets, have reported being attacked by Israeli forces. While Israel says that it carefully considers each shot fired, if believed, would leave no other conclusion than that the IDF was intentionally trying to harm or liquidate...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Foreign ministers of the European parties to the Joint Comprehensive plan of Action on Iran’s nuclear development, the deal that Trump thinks is the ‘worst deal ever negotiated’ and is determined to kill, got together for a meeting today to recommit to the agreement and put their heads...

The Duran - 2018-05-16 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Just ahead of upcoming peace talks between South Korea, the US, and North Korea, the Republic of Korea and the US conduct military scenario drills rehearsing conflict against the North.

These drills are being perceived by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea as a provocation....

The Duran - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The Crimean Bridge, which will finally join mainland Russia from Krasnodarsky Krai, to the Kerch region of Crimea is about to be finished. The bridge spans the Kerch Strait, not far from the beautiful pink salt lakes.

According to RT:

Construction of the...

The Duran - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The National Priorities Project headlines “U.S. Military Spending vs. the World” and reports: “World military spending totaled more than $1.6 trillion in 2015.

The U.S. accounted for 37 percent of the total.” But it can’t be believed, because, even if other nations aren’t under-...

The Duran - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

After his overwhelming victory in the presidential race on the 18th of March 2018, the world has turned all of its eyes towards Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. He was re-elected for a fourth time with nearly 77 percent of all votes in the Russian Federation and abroad.

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The Duran - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, it is said keeps surprising Western pundits – not with any unexpectedly rash surprise announcements, but with his consistent political and diplomatic positions. His is not a cleverly sneaky “disinformation” campaign aimed at undermining democratic “...

The Duran - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As rebels in Syria surrender their medium and heavy weapons, the Syrian Army is driving ISIS out of the southern countryside, near the Golan Heights.

The Syrian army has found something peculiar amongst the captured arsenal of hundreds of different weapons. The weapons captured...

The Duran - 2018-05-15 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

There are multiple quantitative measures for a given nation’s degree of democracy, in comparison with that of other nations, but perhaps the best is the job-approval that the nation’s citizens give of the head-of-state. On that measure, Russia is far more of a democracy than is the U.S.,...

The Duran - 2018-05-14 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Immediately after the highly controversial U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem was opened, with Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka, and her husband Jared Kushner in attendance, Israel attacked Gaza, reports from the local health ministry indicating around 50 were killed, and upwards of 2400 were...

The Duran - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

China has opened a railway link with Iran almost coincidental with Trump’s reimposition of sanctions on the Middle Eastern country, with more sanctions being introduced, and potentially more on the way.

While the US is trying to scare other nations and their corporations away from...

The Duran - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

The foreign monarchy imposed on the Greek body politic was a cancerous import, just like the IMF is in our days. It never really gained social roots and after more than a century and a half was deposed in a referendum, one of course that was honored.

What Prince Charles and Alexis...

The Duran - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

As the EU has increasingly faced an atmosphere of disunity and disruption, Trump’s ditching the JCPOA only threatens to make matters worse for Europe.

But that’s not all, says the EU’s foreign policy chief, Frederica Mogherini, it also increasingly isolates America as she points...

The Duran - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version [php_1]

Argentina appears to be on the road to getting the IMF treatment 2.0, and the people are taking to the streets over it..Radio Havanna reports:

Thousands of Argentineans marched in Buenos Aires on Thursday against the economic policies of the administration of Mauricio...

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